Battle / Event Title: invasion

General Details
Name / Locationinvasion
Date1513
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause Art O Neill, king of Tir Eoghain, led an army into trian Congail (Co. Antrim), burnt Mag Line (Co. Antrim) and plundered the Glens of Antrim before the son of Niall mac Cuinn O Neill Buidhe and Risderd mac Uigilin caught up with him.
Classification invasion
ResultThe son of Art O Neill, Aodh O Neill, was killed when O Neill Buidhe and Mac Uigilin caught up with him. When the rest of the army of Art O Neill met O Neill Buidhe and Mac Uigilin the next day, Mac Uigilin was killed along with a great many Scots.
Long Term ConsequencesArt O Neill returned home afterwards.
Individuals Involved in Battle / Eventthe Scots of Risderd son of Rugraide mac Uigilin
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - Forthe son of Niall mac Cuinn O Neill Buide (Clandeboy O Neills); Risderd son of Rugraide mac Uigilin; the Scots of Mac Uigilin
Forces Involved - AgainstArt son of Aodh O Neill, king of Tir Eoghain and his son, Aodh O Neill
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved5th of 5
Victory / Defeat / NeitherDefeat
Casulties For: DeadRisderd son of Rugraide mac Uigilin and a great many Scots.
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: DeadAodh son of Art O Neill
Casulties Against - Wounded
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Employer's NameRisderd son of Rugraide mac Uigilin
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Employer's Status lord (employer of mercenaries?)
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Source(s)
TitleThe Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 623